This course will focus on advanced ideas in network security. The first portion of the class will explore sniffing and port scanning, firewalls, IDSes and NIDSes. We will cover wireless protocols and their security. Then we will segue into AppSec with a focus on web security. Finally we will look at denial of service and attack payloads.
No application is required for individual courses and course bundles. Course readiness is to be determined by the student based upon information provided in the course descriptions on this site. Academy instructors are available to discuss your readiness and provide feedback; however, final course readiness decisions are the responsibility of the student.
The following prerequisites should help to you to determine your readiness for this course:
Basic network understanding (CCNA/Net+ preferred)
Familiarity with CLI (command line interface)
Familiarity with topics covered in Network Security 1